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Jun 27, 2019, 15:33 ET FinDev Canada Invests in leading Peruvian agricultural producer, Danper Agricola La Venturosa

The USD 8 million loan will create quality jobs and support women's economic participation in the Peruvian agribusiness sector MONTREAL, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - FinDev Canada announced a loan of USD 8...


Jun 05, 2019, 09:00 ET 2x Challenge Members Launch Business Competition In Africa

2X Invest2Impact targets women-owned businesses for investments VANCOUVER, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Leading development finance institutions (DFIs) including FinDev Canada, CDC Group (CDC) of the United...


May 22, 2019, 12:00 ET FinDev Canada invests in EcoEnterprises fund to support sustainable SMEs in Latin America

The women-led fund offers investments for sustainable agriculture and agroforestry SMEs in Latin America. This is the first 2X Challenge-eligible investment made by FinDev Canada MONTRÉAL, May 22,...


Apr 12, 2019, 11:50 ET FinDev Canada builds partnerships to tackle poverty through private sector investments

During the World Bank Spring Meetings, FinDev Canada signed a series of agreements with peers and partners and hosted a session to bring together the technology and development worlds towards a...


Apr 03, 2019, 17:04 ET FinDev Canada announces appointment of its Board of Directors

MONTREAL, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - FinDev Canada – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Export Development Canada (EDC) – is pleased to announce the appointment of its first official Board of Directors. "We...


Dec 04, 2018, 13:29 ET FinDev Canada invests USD 20 million in Climate Investor One to support transition to renewable energy in developing countries

The investment will have a positive impact on climate change mitigation by avoiding 1.2 million tons of CO2 emissions MONTREAL, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - FinDev Canada announced a USD 20 million...


Jun 09, 2018, 12:26 ET The world's development finance institutions (DFIs) commit to mobilize $3 billion dollars to invest in the world's women

QUEBEC CITY, June 9, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A major new commitment was announced today by the development finance institutions (DFI) of the G7 to mobilize US $3 billion by 2020 for investment in...


Jun 09, 2018, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - G7 Development Finance Institutions (DFIS) to announce major commitment

QUEBEC CITY, June 9, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The heads of the G7 Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) will make a major commitment. Date: June 9, 2018 Time: 12 p.m. Location: Briefing Room B, G7...